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Why Hire a Postpartum Doula?

You spend countless hours mentally and physically preparing for labor and birth. You have a vision of the birth of your baby and the care system that surrounds you during that time. 627 more words


William's postpartum Feb '17

by Molly D

Elaine provided excellent postpartum care for our family after the birth of our first son. Before birth, we had a planning session that helped us understand what to expect postpartum, answer questions, and to set goals for ourselves and for our time with Elaine.

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Does it get Easier as They Grow Older?

My company, The Fayetteville Doulas, co-hosts two postpartum support group meetings (for more info on those, click here) every month. And while I may no longer be what is considered “postpartum” I attend the meetings for three reasons: 678 more words

5 Things You Need to do Before Baby Arrives

Having a baby is such an exciting time but it can also be quite overwhelming. Nine months seems like an eternity when you’re only 8-weeks pregnant, but time flies! 625 more words

Breast Feeding Education with Dr. Jack Newman

Dr. Newman shared some of his  breast feeding wisdom and experiences for a full day at the Nursing Mother’s Council Conference. As a certified lactation counselor I am energized and passionate about supporting new breast feeding parents so they can  achieve their breast feeding goals. 10 more words

New Parents

One mom's struggle with Postpartum Depression & Anxiety

It finally happened. I was at Walmart with my 2 year old and my 7 week old. It was cold, I had a car full of groceries and both kids were tired and hungry and screaming. 2,043 more words